8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  6​h
1
San Juan
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h
2
Culebra
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h 30​min
3
Ceiba
— 2 nights
Drive + ferry:  1​h
4
Isla de Vieques
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Charlotte

1
night
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
You've now added Paseo de la Princesa to your itinerary. On the 18th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of San Juan National Historic Site and then get to know the fascinating history of Paseo de la Princesa.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Juan trip planning tool .

Charlotte, USA to San Juan is an approximately 7-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in San Juan when traveling from Charlotte in June, with lows around 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow time for the flight to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Paseo de la Princesa ©
Paseo de la Princesa
San Juan National Historic Site ©
San Juan National Historic Site

2
nights
Culebra

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tamarindo Beach, Zoni Beach and Flamenco Beach. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Zoni Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Culebra trip planner .

Culebra is very close to San Juan. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for travel to Ceiba.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

2
nights
Ceiba

Ceiba ©
Ceiba is a small municipality in northeast Puerto Rico (U.S.). You've now added El Yunque Rain Forest to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a peaceful walk through El Yunque Rain Forest.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ceiba trip itinerary app .

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Culebra to Ceiba in 2 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Ceiba can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Ceiba

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

El Yunque Rain Forest
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest

2
nights
Isla de Vieques

Isla de Vieques ©
For sixty years until 2003, most of the Isla de Vieques was closed off to the public, with the US Navy using the island's beaches and surrounding waters for drills and testing of new military machinery, such as bombs.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sun Bay, Secret Beach and Bioluminescent (Mosquito) Bay. On the 23rd (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Bay. On the next day, kick back and relax at Secret Beach, kick back and relax at Caracas Beach, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bioluminescent (Mosquito) Bay.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Isla de Vieques trip builder .

Ride a ferry from Ceiba to Isla de Vieques in 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Isla de Vieques can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sun Bay ©
Sun Bay
Caracas Beach ©
Caracas Beach
Secret Beach ©
Secret Beach

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